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Hard Eight (1996)

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson

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The Contender (2000)

Director: Rod Lurie Writer: Rod Lurie

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Midnight Run (1988)

Director: Martin Brest Writer: George Gallo One of the great mismatched buddy comedies.  I was a late comer to this but I have seen it a few times now and I enjoy it more and more each time I see … Continue reading

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Clear History (2013)

Director: Greg Mottola Writers: Larry David, Alec Berg, David Mandel, & Jeff Schaffer Love Seinfeld, love Curb Your Enthusiasm, and love Larry David.  His first movie Sour Grapes that he made between Seinfeld and Curb was pretty awful but hey … Continue reading

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Mr. Popper’s Penguins (2011)

Director: Mark Waters Writers: Sean Anders & John Morris and Jared Stern (Based on the novel by Richard Atwater and Florence Atwater) Carrey works too much but his kids like the penguins that Carrey’s dad who he never knew sent … Continue reading

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All Good Things (2010)

Director: Andrew Jarecki Writers: Marcus Hinchey and Marc Smerling Always wrote Dunst off but between this and Melancholia I might be changing my opinion of her!  The movie itself is kind of interesting but nothing to write home about but … Continue reading

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50/50 (2011)

Director: Jonathan Levine Writer: Will Reiser

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50/50 (2011)

Director: Jonathan Levine Writer: Will Reiser Really really enjoyed this.  The way it bounces from the drama to comedy is seamless and handled really well.  Rogen steal every scene.  September movies were 4 for 4 (Contagion, Drive, Moneyball and this).

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Midnight Run (1988)

Director: Martin Brest Writer: George Gallo

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The Truman Show (1998)

Director: Peter Weir Writer: Andrew Niccol Is this considered a “classic” yet?  I love this movie so much, from the concept to the cast to the execution, I can’t think of how it could’ve been done better.  Definitely one of … Continue reading

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